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110.31.b.1.B

Quiz by Texas Education Agency

Grade 9
ELAR (2009)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

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Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

110.31.b.1.B

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10 questions
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  • Q1
    Which words best help the reader understand the meaning of the word 'indistinct' in paragraph 4?
    wears a baseball glove
    behind their brother
    in the coming darkness
    man the field
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  • Q2
    In paragraph 2, the word 'handful' means someone who is -
    useful around the house
    difficult to manage
    extremely generous
    reluctant to help others
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  • Q3
    Which word in paragraph 3 means "given but not returned"?
    sorrow
    unrequited
    furtive
    savored
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  • Q4
    Read this sentence from paragraph 11. This sentence helps the reader know that the word pittance in paragraph 2 means -
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    an insignificant amount of money
    an exchange of goods
    a failed investment
    a temporary holder of value
    60s
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  • Q5
    In paragraph 9, the word proficiency means -
    investment
    curiosity
    discipline
    expertise
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  • Q6
    In paragraph 10, the word reverie means -
    amusement
    laughter
    slumber
    daydreaming
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  • Q7
    In paragraph 3, which word means "passed" or "slipped by"?
    allotted
    elapsed
    observed
    subtly
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  • Q8
    Which word from paragraph 7 is closest in meaning to "weak"?
    mpenetrable
    vulnerable
    subtle
    sustained
    60s
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  • Q9
    In paragraph 12, people who act in "altruistic" ways are -
    dignified
    selfless
    persistent
    resourceful
    120s
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  • Q10
    Which word from the selection means "supporting" or "recommending"?
    advocating (paragraph 16)
    lingering (paragraph 11)
    browsing (paragraph 5)
    bemoaning (paragraph 16)
    120s
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